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Boehner Praises House Passage of Freedom to Display the American Flag Act

June 26, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on H.R. 42, the Freedom to Display the American Flag Act, sponsored by Rep. Roscoe Bartlett (R-MD): “Every American should have the right to display the American flag on one’s own residential property.  As we prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, it is important that we remember the principle of freedom upon which our nation was founded. Read More

Boehner Praises House Passage of Line Item Veto

June 21, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House passed the Legislative Line Item Veto Act (H.R. 4890): “The line item veto represents another effort by House Republicans to bring greater transparency, accountability, and common-sense spending restraint to the federal budget process. Read More

Boehner Commends House Passage of Senior Independence Act

June 20, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House approved the Senior Independence Act (H.R. 5293): “Our nation’s seniors comprise an ever-growing portion of our population, and this bill modernizes federal programs to better address the needs of older Americans in the 21st Century. Read More

Boehner Praises House DOD Bill Funding Our Troops Fighting the Global War on Terror

June 20, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement after the House approved the FY 2007 Department of Defense Appropriations Act (H.R. 5631): “This bill underscores Republicans’ commitment to supporting our men and women in uniform and making sure they have every available resource at their disposal to fight the Global War on Terror and protect America. Read More

Boehner Praises House Passage of Global War on Terror Resolution

June 15, 2006

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. House Majority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement on passage of the Global War on Terror resolution (H.Res. 861): “I want to commend my colleagues for rising to debate these important issues and for providing solutions to the challenges we face in the Global War on Terror.  Today's vote demonstrated House Republicans' overwhelming support for strong national security policies that aim to confront the threat of terrorism and eliminate it. Read More

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